Nick Schmidt was born and raised in High Ridge, Missouri where he attended and played for St. John Vianney High School. He went on to pitch for the Arkansas Razorbacks where he was a 3 time All American, 2006 SEC Pitcher of the Year, and still holds the record for most strikeouts during college career.
Nick was a First Round Draft pick in 2007 by the San Diego Padres. He played professionally for 7 years, spending three seasons playing at the Triple-A level.
With a love for Christ, and a love for the game, his deepest desire is to see young athletes grow physically, as well as intellectually and spiritually. Having three young children of his own, he strives to produce well rounded athletes, on and off of the field.